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This Normal Life….Am I Doing it Right?

Oftentimes lately, you can find me away in my own world. Daydreaming and silently pondering every decision I’ve made over the past 10 years. And I can’t stop this constant reel that plays over in my head: Is that what I always pictured my life looking like? My head is often flooded with thoughts of […]

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I’ll Never Be a Room Mom

This is a sort of a Teacher’s Appreciation post, because I honestly don’t know how you people deal with these tiny humans day in and day out. I recently spent a day as a chaperone on my son’s school field trip, and it was the absolute worst. I spent most of the day in a cold […]

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I am The Invisible Mom

I’m standing here again to pick up my son from school at the end of the day. Except I’m looking around from the outside, in. I’m here everyday, yet I know no one. I quietly watch all the other parents chat, laugh and make plans. I’m always observing, and hoping someone notices me, except not really. […]

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He’s Dad, Not the Babysitter

Here’s the thing, my husband is an amazing dad. And I’m not just saying that to justify my choice of partner. He is truly the kind of parent that I strive to be. He’s not perfect, but that’s what makes him an exceptional dad.  When my husband is alone with our kids, he’s not their babysitter, […]

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Am I Cut Out for This?

This week has been rough. The kids have been cranky, the house is in disarray, we all have cabin fever. As mothers, we can often feel overwhelmed. But every once in a while, when I feel especially exhausted and defeated, I can’t help but think to myself: “Am I cut out for this?” When I was […]

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The Great Divide: Non-Mom Friendships

  We all talk a lot about “mom tribes,” and finding this wonderful group of other moms to bond with. But what about the friends in your life who aren’t moms? Where do they fit in? Or do they slowly fall out of your life? It turns out making mom friends can be pretty darn hard. […]

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